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Training for Automotive Companies Creation

TACC - Training for Automotive Companies Creation is an innovative Entrepreneurship training programme specific to the automotive industry. TACC fits in the fast-changing automotive environment, characterised of a strong technological component. TACC is a course, unique in the Italian academic world, for who want to understand, study and look into the entrepreneurship and innovation world of the automotive field.

TARGET: motivated students to realising themselves as an entrepreneur, who want to acquire transversal skills for the development of the spirit of enterprise, to come up with an entrepreneurial idea, creating a start-up in the automotive field. TACC is open to students of Master's degrees, PhD courses and 5-years combined Bachelor's/Master's degrees for the academic year 2018/2019. Participation is conditioned by the evaluation of the curriculum vitae, the business opportunity analysis test and the video interview.

PROGRAM: The programme includes lessons - which are in English - with the involvement of manager, participation in national and international fairs, workshop, corporate visits, supplementary seminars, prototyping, design and validation sessions for their start-up project.

APPLICATION AND RESULTS: Applications to the TACC project can be submitted from 12 pm on 20 November 2018 until 12 pm on 1 February 2019, by accessing the restricted area of ESSE3. 

TACC - Training for Automotive Companies Creation call for application will be open by February 2019, 11th - 4 pm .
The extension has been ordered because of the numerous requests for information close to the deadline, in order that all students who have not completed the application will be able to submit it.


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TACC Project

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